Lab confirms second hunter’s deer CWD positive
By Michigan Department of Natural Resources
A 1.5-year-old buck, harvested in October in Sidney Township of Montcalm County, has been confirmed positive for Chronic Wasting Disease by the U.S. Department of Agriculture National Veterinary Services Laboratory in Ames, Iowa.
This is the 11th case of CWD to be confirmed in a free-ranging deer in Michigan.
Three additional suspect positives deer are ...
WNS remains serious threat to Arkansas bats
By Arkansas Game and Fish Commission
Blake Sasse, nongame mammal program coordinator for the Game and Fish Commission, updated Commissioners at the November meeting on the status of white-nose syndrome, a disease that is killing bats by the millions in the U.S.
“You hear about CWD with deer, and we’re all concerned with it, but I’m equally concerned about WNS in our bats,&r...